Organic Chemistry Practice Problems R and S Configuration Practice Problems Solution: The other half of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Medicine...

Solution: The other half of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Medicine  was won by Youyou Tu. Youyou Tu discovered Artemisinin, a drug that has significantly reduced the mortality rates for patients suffering from Malaria.  a. List your priorities (1, 2, 3 etc.) in the boxes provided surrounding the chiral centers indicated with a black dot (·) and determine if each is either R or S.    

Problem

The other half of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Medicine  was won by Youyou Tu. Youyou Tu discovered Artemisinin, a drug that has significantly reduced the mortality rates for patients suffering from Malaria. 

a. List your priorities (1, 2, 3 etc.) in the boxes provided surrounding the chiral centers indicated with a black dot (·) and determine if each is either R or S.

 

 

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R and S Configuration

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Q. Name the following compound correctly using accurate  R or S and E and Z nomenclature.

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R and S Configuration

Q. Give correct IUPAC names for the following compounds.

Solved • Wed Feb 24 2016 09:30:00 GMT-0500 (EST)